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John McKay

I'm a 25-plus-year radio veteran with a passion for talk radio and democracy. I grew up in Tri-Cities and studied journalism at Whitworth University. I love sports, particularly the Green Bay Packers and NASCAR. I threw hammer and played college ball. I've been at Newstalk since 2005.
Labor leaders urge Inslee to think before using Executive Order
Labor leaders urge Inslee to think before using Executive Order (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)
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Labor Leaders Against Inslee Using Executive Order on Low Carbon Fuels

Considering the source of this excellent editorial,  it's a pretty strong message to Gov. Inslee about trying to ramrod his environmental policy.

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Has that tree been visited by a skunk, or not?
Has that tree been visited by a skunk, or not? (Photo by Mark Renders/Getty Images)
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Here’s Why You Should Never Illegally Cut Down A Christmas Tree – Peeew!

We bet you've done it, we all have.    Driving around town, or walking during the Christmas season, and you see the "perfect" tree.  You just know that tree would look perfect in your home, with presents underneath.  Who's going to notice if you cut it down? There's plenty of others nearby, or it's not going to be missed.

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Illegal alien found to be working as nursing assistant
Illegal alien found to be working as nursing assistant (Photo by China Photos/Getty Images)
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State Health Board Busts Illegal Alien Working as Nursing Assistant

The Washington State Department of Health issues monthly updates on reprimands and actions taken against medical professionals accused of wrongdoing.   Most are pretty routine, but this one caught our attention.

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Portland “Michael Brown” Protestors Show Off Scary Trend in America – Part 2 [VIDEO]

It's bad enough these people have nothing to do with the Ferguson, Missouri issues,  but their chants and attitudes are chilling.  Apparently, anarchy and chaos are acceptable in today's society.  Watch more of the Portland, OR protestors as captured by Laughing at Liberals on YouTube.

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Ferguson – Michael Brown Protests Erupt in Portland [VIDEOS]

While we deplore the sad situation in Ferguson, Missouri,   like many Americans we are growing tired of the boorish behavior of the protestors.   You may have seen the sad pictures of the African-American woman in Ferguson, whose little bakery-cake shop was looted and vandalized by protestors seeking "justice" for Michael.  She was in te

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Benton county judge agrees with WA AG opinion on pot bans
Benton county judge agrees with WA AG opinion on pot bans (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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Benton County Judge Agrees With AG Opinion on City-County Pot Bans

Now, this makes three...Friday another Superior Court Judge agreed with the January opinion issued by WA State Attorney General Bob Ferguson, that cities and counties to have the authority to pass their own pot bans.

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